Interpretation of the historical books of the old Testament from the Septuagint Text

Course Information
TitleΕρμηνεία ιστορικών βιβλίων της Παλαιάς Διαθήκης / Interpretation of the historical books of the old Testament from the Septuagint Text
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorTimoleon Galanis
Course ID60000263

Programme of Study: Anamorfōméno PPS Tmīmatos THeologías (2020)

Registered students: 68
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course323

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to: -Approach critically Old Testament texts -Describe the historical context of the Old Testament historical books -Use the critical text and the relevant biblical terminology as a scientific tool for Old Testament historical books interpretation -Interpret the biblical texts by making the necessary references to modern reality
General Competences
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course approaches the the Old Testament based on the interpretive tradition of the Orthodox Church and the findings of modern biblical science. In particular, through the analysis of biblical passages, are examined issues such as the origin of the universe, the appearance of evil in the world, the role of God in the history of mankind, man's relationship with God, the dispersion of humanity on earth, the beginning of sacred history, etc.
Bible, OT, Hermeneutics, historical books
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Interpretation of the historical Books of Old Testament by to the Text O΄
Course Organization
Reading Assigment251
Written assigments80.3
Student Assessment
Formative written essay and oral or written final exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Ι. Μούρτζιου, Η Παλαιά Διαθήκη. Διάγραμμα περιεχομένου των Ιστορικών Βιβλίων, Κυριακίδης
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